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IntroductionLA14 1BU

Use the postcode street map opposite - and the information below - to discover useful information for the LA14 1BU postcode area in Lancaster.

We've got loads of statistics for LA14 1BU, including demographic data, local facilities, travel essentials, hotel accommodation, crime rates and much more.

DemographicsLA14 1BU

What social class do the population of LA14 1BU belong to? What are the predominant ethnic groups? How deprived is LA14 1BU in Lancaster, how professionally qualified are the community, and how many hours a week do they work? All this, and more information and demographic statistics about LA14 1BU from the Census 2011.


  • 21%Children
  • 80%Adults

21% of people in this postcode area are children. Of the remainder, 7% are aged 76 or more.


  • 50%Male
  • 50%Female

From the last census, 50% of people in LA141BU male, and 50% female. Women outnumber men in Hindpool.


  • 9%AB
  • 43%C2/C2
  • 48%DE

According to census records, 9% of people here have a social grade of AB (highest), compared to the national average of 27%.


  • 44%SINGLE
  • 28%MARRIED

The percentage of people who are married in LA14 1BU is 44%. Single and 'other' people is 56%.


  • 97%WHITE

97% of people class themselves as 'white', compared to a national UK average of 81.9%


  • 86.4%WORKING

9.2% are either unemployed or students in this area. The UK unemployment rate is 4%.

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People and Demographics

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People and Demographics


An in-depth look at the demographic data of the people who live in LA14 1BU, including ethnicity, religious beliefs, age breakdown and social grades.

LA14 1BU Demographics

Crime Rates and Statistics

Crime Rates

Police crime stats - see how safe it is around LA14 1BU, including burglaries, ASBOs, vehicle crime and violent crime. How does this area compare?

Crime stats in LA14 1BU

Constituency & Democracy Information


Find out the voting intentions, poll results, your local MP, 2015 election results and voting turnout for your local constituency.

LA14 1BU Constituency

Local Issues & Problems

Local Issues

In conjunction with FixMyStreet, view problems around LA14 1BU reported by local residents, including flytipping, graffiti, faulty street lighting etc.

LA14 1BU Issues

Sunrise and Sunset Times


Sunrise (dawn) and sunset (dusk) times for today as well as for the next month for the postcode area LA141BU. Wakey wakey, rise and shine!

Sunrise/sunset in LA14 1BU

Local Job Vacancies

Job Vacancies

Looking for job vacancies in the LA14 1BU area? Find out what positions are available in this area, as well as further afield in surrounding areas.

Job vacancies near LA14 1BU

Travel & Transport

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Travelling to this postcode area? Find the nearest train station, railway, or nearest bus stop to LA14 1BU.

Travel around LA14 1BU

Traffic and Travel Reports

Traffic Reports

Don't let traffic become a pain in the bumper. The latest road traffic incidents & traffic jams around this postcode.

Traffic near LA14 1BU

Taxis and Minicabs

Taxi Firms

Book a taxi and leave the car at home. Here's a list of taxi and mini cab companies operating in the LA14 1BU area.

Taxis near LA14 1BU

Car Parks

Car Parks

Locate the nearest car parks near LA14 1BU, so you can leave your car safely while you pop to the shops.

Car Parks near LA14 1BU

Leisure & Outdoor Facilities

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Events near LA14 1BU


From local gigs to heritage events, and car boot sales to shows at the local theatre, find out what's on around LA14 1BU.

What's on near LA14 1BU

Local Attractions


Enjoy a great family day out at a local attraction near LA14 1BU, including theme parks, castles, historic castles & more.

Attractions near LA14 1BU

Hotels and Bed & Breakfast


Comfortable, quality bed & breakfast and hotel accommodation located within a 15 miles of the postcode area LA14 1BU.

Hotels near LA14 1BU

Tourist Information

Tourist Information

Locate the nearest car parks near LA14 1BU, so you can leave your car safely while you pop to the shops.

Tourist Information LA14 1BU

Local Amenities

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Banks near LA14 1BU


Find the nearest bank or building society in LA14 1BU. Map locations, email addresses & customer services phone numbers.

Banks near LA14 1BU

Cash Machines (ATMs)

Cash Machines

Locations of the nearest cash withdrawal machines (ATMs) in the LA14 1BU postcode area that dispense money.

Cach Machines near LA14 1BU



The nearest schools in the LA14 1BU area, including their latest Ofsted Results, pupil statistics and test results.

Schools near LA14 1BU

Shopping Centres

Shopping Centres

Shop until you drop at a retail park or shopping centre near here. There's nothing quite like a bit of retail therapy.

Shopping Centres LA14 1BU

Police Stations

Police Stations

Report a crime or make an enquiry at your local police station or constabulary in your area. Phone 101 in a non-emergency.

Police Stations in LA14 1BU


Emergency Facilities

A handy list of emergency information in this area, including hospitals, doctors, chemists and emergency services near LA14 1BU.

Emergencies in LA14 1BU

Post Offices

Post Offices

Whether you want to send a letter, make a Post Office transaction or pop a letter in the local postbox, we've got you covered.

Post Offices in LA14 1BU



A useful list of lending libraries located in and around LA14 1BU. May also lend CDs and DVDs, and other services available.

Libraries in LA14 1BU


Essential InformationLA14 1BU

LA141BU Postcode Breakdown

Full PostcodeLA14 1BU
Postal TownLancaster
Ward Name
Local Authority
Local Authority Code
Area ClassificationUrban with Significant Rural (rural including hub towns 26-49%)

LA141BU Postal District

Compass Postal District

LA14 1BU postcode is located in the postal town of Lancaster. Lancaster postal area may cover a large geographical region that may correspond to several postal districts, which may include many towns and/or villages. Use the map to determine the geographical location of the postcode LA14 1BU.

Nearest Towns & Cities
Barrow In Furness0.3 miles W
Roose1 miles E
Rampside3.3 miles E
Dalton3.3 miles NE
Hodbarrow5.9 miles N
Millom6 miles N
Ulverston7.7 miles NE
Ulverstone7.7 miles NE
Haverthwaite11.7 miles NE
Grange13.3 miles E
Corney13.9 miles NW
Heysham14.4 miles E
Morecambe15.6 miles E
Torver15.8 miles NE
Lancaster16.3 miles E
London225 miles SE
Glasgow125 miles NW
Edinburgh127 miles N
Cardiff181 miles S
Liverpool49 miles S
Southampton236 miles SE
Saint Ives235 miles SE

Driver admits killing Burnley man in police chase crash

Police had been trying to stop Mohammed Islam's Mazda when he hit a lamppost, killing a passenger.

BBC News

Criminal Damage Incident (Lancashire Constabulary)

Dear Sir or madam Re: Criminal damage to a kitchen windowToday (13/09) a resident of Greystoke court on Clifton drive has woken up and noticed that his kitchen window has been smashed, the resident be&hellip

Lancashire Constabulary

South Shore Community Partnership Meeting (Lancashire Constabulary)

Dear Sir or madam Re: South Shore Community Partnership MeetingPlease see attached poster that provides all the details for the next meeting, if for any reason you can't open the attachment then the d&hellip

Lancashire Constabulary

England: James Anderson & Stuart Broad should not play together now - Michael Vaughan

Bowlers James Anderson and Stuart Broad should not play together for England in the future, says former captain Michael Vaughan.

BBC News

Morecambe 0-1 Walsall

Stuart Sinclair's early goal gives Walsall a vital victory over fellow early-season strugglers Morecambe at the Globe Arena.

BBC News

Funding to support Street Angels Street Pastors and similar organisations (Police & Crime Commissioner)

I am pleased to once again support the work of Street Pastors, Street Angels and similar organisations who are making Lancashire's streets safer. 25,000 has been made available for applications to su&hellip

Lancashire Constabulary

Police Community Support Officer - recruitment now open (Lancashire Constabulary)

Dear Sir or madamGreat news!Police Community Support Officer (PCSO) recruitment at Lancashire Constabulary is now live and will close for applications on 23rd September.If you are a confide&hellip

Lancashire Constabulary

Rural Crime (Lancashire Constabulary)

Dear Sir/MadamOvernight of 7th September in to the morning of 8th September, two John Deere tractors and a blue low axel, low loader trailer have been stolen from a farm off Garstang By-Pass road. At &hellip

Lancashire Constabulary

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Discrimination by Postcode

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